Summer Getaway 2017

Professional Development for School Librarians | The iSchool of Illinois | June 12-14, 2017

Welcome

Back by popular demand, Summer Getaway 2017 : Professional Development for School Librarians is hosted by the K-12 Licensure Office at the iSchool at Illinois. This unique PD event, held on-campus in Champaign, IL, repeats the well-received format of a daily focus on a single, high-demand topic. Led by school library professionals, each in-depth session offers a relaxed learning environment where authentic dialogue is encouraged.

New this year!

  • Each day will conclude with an engaging presentation by an iSchool speaker
  • Optional: Invite an administrator to accompany you on Monday, June 12 for our special focus on advocacy and communication.

Topics of focus

Monday, June 12th: Communicate to Advocate

  • Facilitators: Allan Davenport, Laura Nylen, Kristen Mattson, and Dawn Vieira, Indian Prairie School District 204, Naperville

Tuesday, June 13th: Facilitate Dynamic Teaching & Learning

  • Facilitators: Allison Bava, Hinsdale South High School, Darien (Secondary) & Liz Delzell, Spencer Loomis Elementary, Hawthorn Woods (Elementary)

Wednesday, June 14th: Extend Your Digital Outreach

See Session Descriptions

Registration

Register via Eventville. Cost is $75 per day and includes breakfast and lunch. The registration table opens at 8:30 AM daily; each focused session is scheduled from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Current iSchool MS students may register for #SG17 at the discounted rate of $10 per day!

  • Participants may register for 1, 2 or 3 days.
  • Invite an administrator to accompany you on Monday, June 12 for an additional $25!

For payment by credit card, register here

For payment by purchase order or check, register here

Location

School of Information Sciences, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820

Questions?

Contact Ann Ohms, K-12 Program Coordinator or Georgeann Burch, happily "retired" K-12 Program Coordinator @ iSchool of Illinois